Ernst Kitzinger and the Making of Byzantine Art History

11 January 2013, 10:00 - 18:00

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This colloquium commemorates the centenary of the birth of Ernst Kitzinger (b. 1912 – d. 2003), distinguished historian of Late Antique, Medieval and Byzantine art. It celebrates the profound importance of his intellectual legacy not only for scholarship, teaching and curatorial practice in these fields, but in the wider discipline of art historical practice.

Organised by: Felicity Harley-McGowan (Melbourne) and Henry Maguire (John Hopkins)

Speakers will include: Beat Brenk (Basel and La Sapienza), Leslie Brubaker (Birmingham), Rebecca Corrie (Bates College), Anna Gonosova (California, Irvine), Felicity Harley-McGowan (Melbourne), Rachel Kitzinger (Vassar College), Eunice Dauterman Maguire (Johns Hopkins), Henry Maguire (Johns Hopkins), John Mitchell (East Anglia) and Lawrence Nees (University of Delaware).

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